Marquette Messenger

Parkway, Rockwood lunches greatly differ

Ted Hayes, Advertising Manager

October 15, 2010

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Panera Bread Company, White Castle, Qdoba and Arby’s are just a few fast food chains where students grab a bite to eat.  While these eateries are only available outside MHS walls, the Parkway School District offers them...

Nerd spirit day concerns few, otherwise considered successful

Michael Bruno, Features Editor

October 15, 2010

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This year, for the first time, STUCO decided to make "nerd day" a part of spirit week. "The whole concept of nerd day was fun and lighthearted," Tracey Waeckerle, STUCO sponsor, said. Hallways were filled with high-rise pant...

Pizza prices cause debate

Melissa Jung, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2010

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win a free pizza for Trivia Thursday, all other students who want restaurant pizza must purchase it themselves.  Rockwood cafeterias selling pizza  from a local restaurant is not a new occurrence.  “I believe it began...

Night School offers courses for graduation credits

Liza Poskin, Associate Editor

October 15, 2010

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Twenty-four is the magic number for seniors—the number of credits it takes each member of the Class of ’11 to graduate this May. However, for students who think they may fall short, there is still hope.  Rockwood School...

Flex room may bring new schedules

Emily Miquelon, Illustrator

October 15, 2010

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Marquette has been under construction since the summer of 2009. Additions include new orchestra rooms, history and math hallways, a new staircase and a new room on the second floor known as the “flex room.” This giant space...

Seniors are commended as National Merit Scholars

Kevin Kafoury, Sports Editor

October 7, 2010

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Twelve MHS students were recognized earlier this week as National Merit Commended Scholars, based on their results from the PSAT/MSQT test results a year ago. According to nationalmerit.org, Commended Scholars total up to 34,000...

New Gateway books gain interest among teachers and students

Carrie Hall, Page Designer

October 7, 2010

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The 2010-2011 Gateway Readers books are in high demand at the library this year. Every year, Missouri high school students vote for their favorite book out of a list of 15 nominated books. The winning book receives an award ...

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